What's on inWatford


Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Watford

15
DEC
Blackout Camden Xmas Party * Cheap List *
The Underworld Camden

Camden Rocks Festival presents the Blackout Camden Christmas Party at The Underworld Join us for the festivities as we dance to our absolute indie‐rockin playlist of bangers lined up by our resident DJsPost £5 entry names at http:po.stBLK1215Camden Towns weekly mashup…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02072 673939
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15
DEC
Boot Led Zeppelin
Half Moon Putney

The UKs leading and coolest Led Zeppelin tribute band capturing the magic and excitement of Zeppelins concerts from the early 70s. This awesome band faithfully perform their classic songs from mellow acoustic tracks such as Going To California and Thats The Way…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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15
DEC
Christmas 2017
PRYZM, Watford

What better way to spend your work Christmas party than at the newlyrefurbished PRYZM nightclub where the party doesn’t end until 3:00am.There aren’t any 12:00am curfews and everything is all under one roof.Join us for your meal some entertainment and then head…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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15
DEC
Mason Hill live at The Underworld Camden
The Underworld Camden

The Underworld Camden proudly presents:Mason Hillplus DeeverDoors ‐ 6:00pm Price ‐ £10.00 Adv.Tickets ‐ www.theunderworldcamden.co.ukAbout:Mason Hill ‐ www.facebook.commasonhillofficialGlasgows Mason Hill are hot property right now. From appearing on The Rising Stage at Ramblin Man Fair to winning Hard Rock Hells Highway…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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15
DEC
RADLETT 30s to 50sPlus CHRISTMAS PARTY
Radlett Park Golf Club

30s to 50sPlus Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. These parties are THE place for 30s to 50sPlus to drink dance socialise and meet new people. Monthly at Radlett Park…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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15
DEC
Talk, Tour + Networking at Lauren Baker Gallery
Lauren Baker Gallery

besmartaboutart networking is a monthly opportunity to meet artists curators & other art world peers view exhibitions and spaces and expand knowledge ‐ creative and professional alikeIn December 2017 were heading to Lauren Baker Gallery Floral Street in Covent Garden to visit…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: +44(0)2077 485212
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16
DEC
#YMLLearningLab Presents Discover DTX Drum Kits
Yamaha Music London

Here to Entertain Educate & InspireInstore at Yamaha Music London Selected Days this DecemberFree entryOffering stunning sound quality unprecedented levels of customisation and the option to practice silently with headphones theres a Yamaha DTX Drum Kit to suit every drummer from complete…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02074 324400
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16
DEC
Absent Kelly Presents Sonic Sketch: Djuno
Notting Hill Arts Club

For one of our last shows before Christmas head down to Notting Hill Arts Club on 16th December for a handful of charming indie.Joining us from Southampton to headline the show is Djuno. The quintet play infectious indie rock by blending together…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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16
DEC
Bee Merry Christmas Markets
Hemel Food Garden

There will be Christmas stalls mulled wine face painting meet Santa hot food pony rides and more. The event is organised by the Kings Bees which are the Dacorum Dragons Apprentice team from Kings Langley School who are raising money for…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01442 863364
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16
DEC
Boot Led Zeppelin @ The Half Moon Putney
The Half Moon

Boot Led ZeppelinExcess Check. Infamy Check. Deals with the devil Maybe. But as much as intrigue and mystery still surrounds the band it is and always has been secondary to the stunning body of work Led Zeppelin produced between 1968 and 1980.…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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16
DEC
Bottomless Prosecco Brunch
Sanctum Soho

Every Saturday enjoy the culinary creations of our head chef consisting of elegantly presented egg and vegan dishes and wash it all down with unlimited on‐tap Casanova Prosecco for unfathomable delight down to the very last bubble and bite.Venue: Sanctum Soho 20…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02072 926100
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16
DEC
Camden Rocks Club Xmas Party * Cheap List
The Underworld Camden

Camden Rocks Festival presents the Camden Rocks Club Christmas Party at The Underworld Join us for the festivities as we dance to our absolute indie‐rockin playlist of bangers lined up by our resident DJsPost £5 entry names at http:po.stCRC1216Camden Towns biggest…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02072 673939
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16
DEC
Camden Rocks presents Tarantula & more at Proud Ca
Proud Camden

Camden Rocks Festival proudly presents rock n roll riff‐masters Tarantula plus San Blas Bengal Lancers RIPLEY and Katie MF live at Proud Camden.Since the continued success of Camden Rocks Festival were running a string of presents shows to give you some of…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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16
DEC
Carwash
Loop Bar & Nightclub

Londons best retro party featuring disco 80s & 90s pop anthems. An electric atmosphere with a dress up theme live entertainment roller skating show girls all surrounding an under lit dance floor.Over 28 Years Of History. Thousands Of Parties Worldwide. Over 3…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074 931003
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16
DEC
Casa Loca - The Mystery continues...
Proud Camden

Roll up roll up...The visionary playmaker himself El Loco brings his twisted debaucherous and fun‐filled party to Proud Camden for a summer of madness with a fully interactive and immersive series of events spread throughout the venue as never seen beforeThe Casa…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074 823867
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16
DEC
Christmas Market
The Social

The Social Christmas Market takes place every year on Little Portland St with a handful of friends invited to stall‐out with a selection of amazing records and books tshirts and tea towels maps cards calendars and socks artwork and other beautiful objects…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07737 628638
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16
DEC
Hemel Xmas Rock Night
The Oddfellows Arms

The Last Hemel Rock Night before Xmas. Rock out to Grunge Metal Rock Punk Goth Electro Nu‐metal Classic plus your requests.Check out Facebook ‐ Hemel Rock Night for more info.…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07751 585571
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16
DEC
Hyper-Reality Star Wars™ Experience
The Atrium, Westfield London W12

Lucasfilm ILMxLAB and The VOID today announced that the first‐of‐its‐kind hyper‐reality experience Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire is coming to London this December. This ground‐breaking immersive experience will open to the public at The Atrium Westfield London Shepherds Bush from 16th…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL:
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16
DEC
JuJu Christmas Brunch
JuJu Chelsea

JuJu is now serving 90‐minute Bottomless Belaire Brunches every Saturday.Time slots are: 3pm‐5pm or 5:30pm‐7:30pmEnjoy unlimited Prosecco & Wine served alongside a delicious Pan‐Asian selection. Venue: JuJu Chelsea 316‐318 Kings Road London SW3 5UHPriceBrunch: GBP 30Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com177407‐0pid269…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02073 515998
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16
DEC
Make a Film in a Day
3 House Club

Participants on Make a Film in a Day courses are given an overview of the whole filmmaking process from EUREKA through ACTION to ITS A WRAP Working in teams these young filmmakers work against the clock to plan storyboard shoot act and…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 02073 874341
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16
DEC
Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People
Conway Hall

Since springing into life over a decade ago Robin Inces Christmas variety nights have become a thing of a legend in the UK merrily combining ideas experiments songs laughs and more.After a few years hiatus this December The Cosmic Shambles Network are…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02074 051818
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16
DEC
Peter Pan - The Pantomime Adventure
The Bull Theatre

Once again The Bull Theatre are inviting you to join them on an exciting magical journey. Following on from some very successful recent productions this years action packed Pantomime adventure promises to be fun for the whole family.Check out our reviews to…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02084 415010
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16
DEC
Ratpack
The Hippodrome Casino Theatre

The Definitive Rat Pack are undoubtedly some of the worlds finest interpreters of the songs and banter of Frank Sinatra Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. Crooning through the very best of their stellar catalogue Stephen Triffitt Frank Mark Adams Dean and…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +442077 698888
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16
DEC
Reconnect to Joy - Laughter Yoga Wellbeing Worksho
Hargrave Hall,

Reconnect to Joy at our fabulous Laughter Yoga Wellbeing workshop in Archway LondonFun Games Connection Laughter Meditation and more optional social after the workshop :‐ Ho Ho Ha Ha Ha Laugh Play socialise and make new friends.Bookings Via https:www.eventbrite.co.ukelaughter‐yoga‐wellbeing‐workshop‐and‐social‐in‐london‐tickets‐31030251317Reasons to do…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07387 563902
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16
DEC
SANTA HOSTAGE RESCUE RUN
london

Santa has been kidnapped by an Evil Gang You must save himSanta will not be released unless the kidnappers demands are metFollowing the clues over a 5‐8k or 10k distance you must explore central london to find out Santas location perform a…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 7903 967422
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16
DEC
Science Themed Event like no other!
Lockhouse

Prepare for the event of the year The Mad Scientist will guide you through the world of explosive performances the alchemy of cocktails atomic foods mind blowing surprises and more...We are thrilled to present an event like no other The theme for…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07881 504537
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17
DEC
Bob Kerr and his Whoopee Band - 50th Anniversary S
The Half Moon

Bob Kerr and his Whoopee BandBob started with his Whoopee Band in 1967 at the Half Moon therefore making it 50 years of playing at there.The band have toured almost every country in Europe plus Russia Iceland and Scandinavia. described as a…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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17
DEC
Make a Magical Concoction
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Fun family workshop. Roald Dahl loved the idea that mixtures and medicines had the power to transform from Georges medicine to The Grand High Witchs Formula 86. Decide on the power for your own magical mixture and make a fun version…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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17
DEC
NFL |Sunday 17th December
The Hippodrome Casino Theatre

The Home of American sports opens its doors to welcome you to the 2017 2018 season.ALL games being shown on NFL Gamepass and SkySign up to the Hippodrome card to enjoy 10 discount across the hospitality offering theatre productions and get…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: +442077 698888
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17
DEC
Q Live presents: Dee
Quaglino's

With a bright and captivating aura Dees alluringly soulful voice can just as easily float through new school Neo‐Soul Acoustic House and Pop as it can and old school R&B Jazz and Blues. Possessing an addictive stage presence Dee finds a sincere…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07471 952820
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Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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